Having millions of visits annually, it is not surprising to see the Acadia National Park is in the top 10 most visited national parks in the United States. Aside from hiking in this park located in the state of Maine, there are plenty of activities to do especially in the bayside town in Bar Harbor. Feeling like a day will not be enough to explore the park? Here are some of the places to stay in Acadia National Park.
Ledgewood 9A – Seal Harbor
This holiday home located in Seal Harbor is one of the nearest places to stay in the Acadia National Park. It is also a few kilometers away from Little Hunters Beach. It has 2 bedrooms with a double-sized bed, which will be perfect for four guests. Facilities include a kitchen, a garden with a barbeque area, and a washing machine. Guest with pets may be disappointed as they are not allowed on this property. This holiday home only opened in May of every year; therefore not many reviews are available.
Most popular amenities: Free WifiParkingKitchenetteBBQ
Kimball Terrace Inn
This 2-star hotel may have plain-looking rooms, but the window views are very relaxing. It is located on Mount Desert Island in Northeast Harbor, which is about 2 kilometers away from the hiking trails of the Acadia National Park. In the mood to gain some knowledge? The Great Harbour Maritime Museum is about a 5-minute walk away. A restaurant is available in the hotel and a number of take-out nooks in the area. The property also has a seasonal swimming pool, perfect during sunny days.
Most popular amenities: RestaurantWiFiSwimming poolFacilities for disabled guests24-hour front desk
Bar Harbor Villager Motel – Downtown
With a location in Bar Harbor, prepare not just to visit the Acadia National Park but the nearby area as well. There are plenty of dining options and attractions that the family can enjoy. If you feel like having a staycation, the hotel’s restaurant offers a delicious continental breakfast. This place is great for 2 travelers, but families can also get the bigger rooms with an additional sofa bed. You can also ask for a room with a balcony and microwave oven if you prefer having one for your stay.
Most popular amenities: 1 swimming pool Non-smoking rooms Free parking Free WiFiTea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
Yellow House Inn
Though this is the farthest property from the Bar Harbor and the Acadia National Park, this bed and breakfast have garnered great reviews online. It is only about a 5-minute drive away from the park and a couple of minutes’ walk from The Shore Path. Complimentary parking and hot breakfast are included when you book for their facility. There are plenty of shops in the area that will ensure that you can get your essential items while on vacation.
Most popular amenities: Non-smoking rooms Free parking Free WiFi
The Acadia National Park has its natural charm that people keep on going back to. Even if you are going hiking or prefers experiencing the different attractions in the area, these accommodation options give the best value out of your money. Here’s a tip before booking accommodation – research about the park and location to know which will be the best option for you.